Community Banner Project

The Wells Maltings Trust is flexing our creative muscles with a call to make an artist designed Community Banner of “People of the Shore and Sea! To do this, we are looking for makers, embroidery sewers, quilters, fabric artists. Step One!   Make a quilt to raffle as a fundraiser for the Wells Community Banner.. read more →

Community Play about the life of Sam Peel

As part of the activities for the Heritage Lottery whilst the Maltings is under development we have a range of activities and exciting projects which may interest you.  One of these projects is a play about the life of Sam Peel, a man that many locals would argue shaped Wells and tackled many social problems… read more →

Saltmarsh Coast Heritage Programme

Following two on the Birds of the Saltmarsh Coast  will continue on March 16 when Kevin Thatcher will speak about the history and practise of wildfowling on the Saltmarsh Coast (7.00 p.m in the Sackhouse). Tickets available from www.wellsmaltings.org.uk/whatson at £2.50 each. The series on Birds of the Saltmarsh Coast began with an Introduction to.. read more →

Volunteers Needed to Be Part of a Vibrant Cultural Hub

A Small Port on the eastern Shore of Britain with a Global Reach The Wells Maltings is breaking ground on a two-story extension providing spaces for retail, reception, café, visitor facilities, community room and an exhibition and gallery space. We are responding to an Heritage Lottery Fund  and community initiative that will coincide with the.. read more →

Office Space with Free Wireless

Office 6 on the third floor is now available for rent, along with the meeting room and community space, perfect for Conferences, training, Art exhibitions and small events.  Get in touch to find out more on 01328 711378 Sackhouse charges Are you interested in renting one of the business units? Contracts are affordable and flexible, with.. read more →

Works on site about to begin

Here at Wells Maltings Project we want to stay in touch and let you know of the latest progress which may have an impact on you. Here’s whats happening over the next few weeks: Tuesday 7th February: The power supply to the existing Tourist Information Centre will be disconnected by UK Power Networks. This work.. read more →

Hew Purchas Revisited – Art Exhibition

April 8th – 12th 11am – 7pm Daily In September 2016 the Wells Malting’s Trust was incredibly proud to host an exhibition to celebrate the art work of local artist Hew Purchas.  This well visited and highly popular exhibition will be repeated in April 2017 with more of Hew’s work being displayed including several large,.. read more →

Archaeology begins on site

Exciting work happening at the Maltings – the archaeologists have begun digging onsite. Two trench pits are being excavated and surveyed – the dig will investigate and explore the ground beneath the surface within the footprint of the new extension, which is a condition of the planning permission for the project. This work needs to.. read more →

Introducing Landmark Heritage Ale

Delicious new ‘Landmark Heritage Ale’ now available at the Real Ale Shop near Wells. Every bottle sold helps raise funds for the Maltings Project, so get drinking ……! read more →

Restoration work reveals amazing heritage

Restoration work under the Maltings is now underway, the initial strip out work has revealed the stunning heritage roof structure and beams on the first floor of the building. Exciting times! read more →